The Philippines earthquake of July 16, 1990
Report on field visit by the NZNSEE reconnaissance team
On July 16 1990, an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 caused widespread damage, disruption and loss of life in Central Luzon, north of Manila.
This report presents the observations of a four person reconnaissance team (three engineers and an architect) sent to the Philippines two weeks after the earthquake, by the New Zealand National Society for Earthquake Engineering.
A summary and conclusions are presented first, with more detailed information following.
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